Do you play a competitive sport? The University of Dundee Sport Scholarship fund can provide monetary support to ease training and competition costs.

The Scholarship includes: 

  • A grant of up to £250 towards related costs of training and competition  
  • Access to additional funding on an event-specific application basis 
  • Full ISE membership for the academic year 
  • Strength and conditioning support 
  • University of Dundee Sport Scholar kit 

Criteria: 

  • Applicants must be a matriculated student at the University of Dundee. 
  • Applicants should be competing at junior international level as a minimum. 

To apply for the Sport Scholarship fund, open and download this online form. Completed forms should be sent to Eamonn Laird, Sport Development Manager, via email at e.y.laird@dundee.ac.uk. Eamonn is also available for any enquiries. 

Take a look at some of our 2021/2022 Sport Scholars and read what they had to say about being a Sport Scholar:

“Being a sport scholar is truly a testament to perseverance through hard work and dedication. It’s about finding the perfect balance that allows you to excel both academically as well as in your sport.”

OSKAR LYNARD
COURSE – MSC PSYCHOLOGY (CONVERSION) 
SPORT – VOLLEYBALL

“It means that you have the honour of representing both a sport you love, and your university – and all the hard work and amazing support that comes with those.”

Holly Wilkie-Milne 
Course – Biomedical Sciences 
Sport – Curling 

“It means a lot to have the support of the University behind me and it also makes it easier to balance my sport and my degree.”

STEPHEN KEIR
COURSE –  LAW (DUAL QUALIFYING) 
SPORT – CLIMBING 

“I think it is important to show people that University doesn’t hold you back in participating in high level sport and that it can be done.” 

Ellie Wilson 
Course – Medicine 
Sport – Hockey

For more information, get in touch with Eamonn Laird, Sport Development Manager, via email at e.y.laird@dundee.ac.uk.